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U.S. Treasury Takes Aim at Libyan Oil Revenues through Sanctions

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The U.S. government identified 14 companies owned by the Libya's National Oil Corporation on Tuesday in another effort to isolate the regime of Moammar Gadhafi. The asset blocking of the National


Citigroup Makes Like a Backwards Banana

Henry Truc | Equities.com |

If you haven't heard the news yet, embattled bank Citigroup (NYSE: C) announced that it would do a 1-10 reverse stock split. For beginners, that means the company plans to turn it's 29 billion


Warren Buffett Weighs In

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Last year, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A), boasted its largest profit since 2007, prompting Buffett to declare the U.S. economy is “getting better month by month.”


What's the Deal with AT&T and T-Mobile?

Henry Truc | Equities.com |

Reports of telecom giant AT&T's $39 billion takeover bid of German service provider T-Mobile helped to carry the market yesterday, but the deal is still the subject of much scrutiny from


George Brooks: Tech Stocks Lagging - Ready for Catch Up?

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We have had the same pattern of trading for three days now – up sharply in the first hour of trading followed by trading sideways within a narrow range until the close.While the Dow, S&P500


George Brooks: Gap Open Likely - Easy Does It

George Brooks | Equities.com |

Gap Open Likely – Easy Does ItFriday, I warned readers NOT to buy the open, since the stock-index futures indicated a sharp increase in prices in early trading, thus the risk of paying the high


The Nuclear Scare and Domestic Drilling

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The dangers of nuclear energy have been recognized since shortly after the Eisenhower administration, but the week’s events at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi power station and the tremendous danger


Taking the Business of Medical Cannabis Online

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It’s commonplace for a business owners or consumers to spend a significant amount of time enjoying Facebook, visiting their favorite e-commerce sites. Businesses in all industry sectors are


Medical Cannabis Goes Corporate

Equities Editors Desk | Equities.com |

If it were possible to inquire upon the secret to making money during the gold rush from the individuals who succeeded at it, they would likely say, “Being the first one there!” The same model


George Brooks: Up - Down - Up

George Brooks | Equities.com |

Monday’s blog: “Week of Opportunity – Be Ready.” Tuesday’s blog: “Week Offers Opportunity for Gutsy Trader.”Obviously, the market is held hostage to the uncertainties arising out of



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